1951 Edinburgh People's Festival ceilidh
|Format:||Music CD 2005|
|Availability:||Available at 1 Library 1 of 1 copy|
ContentsThe hairst o Rettie (3:47)
Skippin barfit through the heather (2:43)
The Tay Bridge disaster [spoken introduction] (:42)
The gallant forty twa (1:22)
Blue bonnets over the border (2:13)
Great my joy [spoken introduction] (:45)
Oran eile don phrionnsa = Another song to the Prince (2:22)
Mo run geal og = My fair young love (3:01)
Failte Rudha Bhatairnis (2:39)
The bonny lass o Fyvie (:44)
Mormond braes (4:10)
Not just elderly people [spoken introduction] (:27)
I'm a young bonny lassie (1:52)
The ale house (1:40)
The big stuff [spoken introduction] (1:15)
Barbara Allen : Child no. 84 (2:21)
Johnnie o Braidislie : Child no. 114 (2:19)
Lord Thomas and fair Ellen : Child no. 73 (2:53)
Tea and cakes [spoken] (:14)
Too good to stop at ten o'clock [spoken introduction] (1:37)
Donald MacLean ; The Irish washerwoman (2:18)
Erin go bragh (2:44)
Portknockie Road (1:17)
The Reid Road (1:13)
The moss o Burreldale (4:05)
Co siod thall air sraid na h-eala? = Who is that yonder on the Swan's Road? (2:54)
Mo nighean donn bhòidheach = My lovely brown-haired girl (2:44)
Fuirich an diugh gus am maireach = Wait today until tomorrow (1:58)
I don't think we should sing any more [spoken introduction] (:35)
Jimmy Raeburn (2:48)
A great song at that [spoken introduction] (1:03)
Oran do Mhacleoid Dhunbheagain = A song to MacLeod of Dunvegan (3:13)
Hamish once wrote a song [spoken introduction] (:51)
The John MacLean march (2:11)
Scots, wha hae (2:02).
Folk songs, English
Folk songs, Scottish Gaelic -- Scotland.
Folk songs, Scots -- Scotland.
Folk music -- Scotland.
|Publisher|| Cambridge, Mass. :Rounder,2005
|Other Titles|| Edinburgh People's Festival ceilidh
Strachan, John, 1875-1958, performer.
Murray, Jessie, performer.
MacBeath, Jimmy, 1894-1972, performer.
Burgess, John, 1934-2005, performer.
Johnston, Calum, performer.
MacNeil, Flora, performer.
Wood, Blanche, performer.
Budge, Mrs., performer.
Lomax, Alan, 1915-2002.
Edinburgh People's Festival (1951)
Hamish Henderson, master of ceremonies; with, variously: John Strachan, Jessie Murray, Jimmy MacBeath, John Burgess, Calum Johnston, Flora MacNeil, Blanche Wood, Mrs. Budge.
Vocal selections sung in English, Scottish Gaelic, and Scots.
Principally traditional songs from Scotland; some selections for bagpipes.
Program and biographical notes principally by Ewan McVicar, texts with English translations, and bibliography ( p. : ports.) inserted in container.
1 audio disc : digital ; 4 3/4 in.